26th October 2019


How do I turn on the microphone on my MacBook air?

Follow the steps below to determine what the problem is and hopefully fix it:
  1. Step 1: Click the Apple icon present in the top left corner of the screen.
  2. Step 2: Click System Preferences.
  3. Step 3: Under system preferences select Sound either by clicking it or by searching for it in the search text box.

In this way, what the best way to record audio on a Mac?

Recording Sound in Mac OS X with QuickTime Player
  1. Open QuickTime Player, found in the /Applications/ folder.
  2. Pull down the “File” menu and choose “New Audio Recording”
  3. Click the red (o) Record button to start recording audio from the default microphone source*
  4. When finished, hit the same button to stop recording sound.

Can I record sound on my Mac?

If your Mac is running OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard (2009) or later, you can use the built in QuickTime 10 player for audio recording. You may click on the Down Arrow next to the record button to select your sound input (microphone) and sound Quality settings.
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